Barbara Eldredge

Barbara Eldredge is a design writer and researcher based in New York. She has written for New York Magazine, Metropolis, core77.com, and Works That Work, among others.

Eldredge is working for the next year at the Museum of Modern Art, assisting Senior Design Curator Paola Antonelli with the creation of the new and experimental Department of Research & Development.

Eldredge wrote her D-Crit thesis on the absence of firearms from design museums and the moral implications of objects. By selecting the following links, you can read a PDF of her thesis or watch a short video of her thesis presentation from the 2012 D-Crit Conference.

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The Formation of the…

Clement Edson Armi
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Sometimes We Do It Right

Ada Louise Huxtable
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Overalls

James Agee
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A Cautious Prometheus?

Bruno Latour
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A New Page

Nicholson Baker
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The Art of Donald McGill

George Orwell
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My Life and Work

Henry Ford
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Against Interpretation

Susan Sontag
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Railway Stations

John Ruskin
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The Lamp of Beauty

John Ruskin
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The Long Goodbye

Raymond Chandler
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Industrial Design and…

Reyner Banham
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Clip Art

Nicholson Baker